Federal budget light on initiatives for health, research

Kondro, Wayne
April 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/6/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 6, p542
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Federal budget light on initiatives for health, research," by Wayne Kondro, which appeared at www.cmaj.ca. It reports that the Canadian federal government will finance medical isotopes research as part of its spending for fiscal year 2010/2011. It says that the government has committed 35 million dollars for the Natural Resources Canada to support the research on new forms of isotope production.


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